Destination guide

Friendly Girton will entice you

The gardens and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Girton. This welcoming and trendy city entices travelers with its restaurants and bars. Church of St Mary the Great and Sedgwick Museum of Earth Sciences are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Girton

Do you want to find things to do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Girton a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Cambridge University Lawn Tennis Club (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • National Stud (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Wyboston Lakes Golf Course (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Girton

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Girton is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Jesus Green (2.3 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Fellows Garden (2.4 mi / 3.8 km)
  • The Backs (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Parker's Piece (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • University Botanic Gardens (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Wandlebury Country Park (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Girton

Fly into Cambridge (CBG), the closest airport, located 4.3 mi (6.9 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into London (STN-Stansted), which is 25 mi (40.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Girton?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 286 vacation rentals near Girton. From 137 Houses to 105 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Girton for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Girton?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Girton. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Girton Golf Club: 378 vacation rentals
  • University of Cambridge: 383 vacation rentals
  • Imperial War Museum Duxford: 385 vacation rentals
  • King's College: 380 vacation rentals
  • Clare College: 382 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Girton listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Girton?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 137 Houses in Girton. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Girton include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 105 rentals available
  • Villas: 2 rentals available
  • Cabins: 19 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Girton?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2 vacation rentals with pool available in Girton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.